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Large tractor draws a crowd

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SALEM—When Randy and Drew Van Scoy of Lisbon were in the market for a new tractor they were looking for an older model but they ended up with something much bigger than your average machine. “A standard tractor would be around 100 horsepower,” Drew Van Scoy said. “This is probably ...

Former Penguin making the most of his chance

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Just like a good wide receiver doesn’t let a pass slip through his fingers, former Youngstown State University wide receiver Damoun Patterson is not about to let this opportunity slip through his fingers. Signed to a free agent contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers after last month’s ...

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Shanks records ace LOWELLVILLE — Dennis Shanks of Wellsville hit a hole-in-one Monday at Knoll Run Golf Course. He used an 8-iron to ace the 130-yard ninth hole. Playing in his group were John Berta, Rocky Rouckenhauser and Jim Burgandy. It was Shank’s 16th hole-in-one. Lisbon ...

Bulldogs hire Stanton to lead boys hoops program

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From Staff Reports EAST PALESTINE — East Palestine is going with a young coach to lead its boys basketball program. The East Palestine Board of Education unanimously approved the hiring of Bill Stanton of Poland as its new varsity basketball coach at a meeting on Monday. The ...

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Mount QB in line for HOF ALLIANCE — Former Mount Union quarterback Bill Borchert is on the 2019 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. The National Football Foundation released Monday the names of 76 players and six coaches from major college football who will ...

2018 area track leaders

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Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County for the 2018 season, according to meet results reported to the Review: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 15.34, Jaret Hahn (United) 15.64, Andre Tonkinson (Salem) ...

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Reed wins Youngstown Marathon YOUNGSTOWN — Erik Reed, 29, of East Liverpool raced to victory at the Youngstown Marathon on Sunday. He won by more than two minutes as he covered the 26.2-mile race in 2 hours, 45 minutes, 4 seconds. Grant Menough, 15, of Salem finished fourth ...

Wright showed what he is made of

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COLUMBUS — The Crestview Rebels had their best showing ever in Columbus at the 111th annual state track and field meet. Junior Dominic Perry won the state title in the Division III shot put Friday, while the Rebels’ sprint relay teams both made it on the podium Saturday. “It was ...

Wright comes so close, yet so far

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COLUMBUS — State runner-up Justin Wright says no one remembers who finishes second. “No,” he said. “Nobody does.” The Wellsville sophomore finished second in the 100-meter dash and third in the 200-meter dash during the Division III state track meet at a hot Jesse Owens Memorial ...

Wright puts himself in prime position

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COLUMBUS — After posting the top times in both Division III preliminaries Friday, Wellsville sophomore Justin Wright was sizing up his opponents. “I look at times and see if people give up and if they get tired at the end,” he said about watching the other heats. Wright will be ...